Born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska, Senator Fischer was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012, becoming the first Nebraska woman elected to a full term and the first Nebraska state senator elected directly after service in the state legislature. In the U.S. Senate, she currently serves on:
- Senate Armed Services Committee,
- Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee
- Senate Agriculture Committee
She and her husband, Bruce, have been married for over 40 years and own a ranching business near Valentine.
Watch the conversation between Senator Fischer and Emily Skor here or by clicking on the image below.
In case you missed it, last week, Skor spoke with Congresswoman Cindy Axne (D-Iowa). Watch it here.
Next week, we’ll hear from Congressman Collin Peterson (D-Minn.). Be sure to tune in!